Leadership & Management | Listed 16 May

Rydges Port Macquarie – Conference & Events Operations Manager

Work type
Full time

About the business

Start your days overlooking the Hastings River in one of the busiest regions in NSW!  We are looking for a food and beverage champion with a passion for all things events.  Rydges Port Macquarie caters to small events up to a few hundred, from weddings to corporate meetings and everything in between. We love what we do and take great pride in delivering great experiences to our guests.  This is a fast paced environment and we are looking for someone with great skills, but also a great big personality and passion for service.

About the role

We are looking for a passionate professional with:

  • Attention to detail with the ability to work to high quality, measured standards.
  • To ensure the smooth and efficient running of all conferencing, weddings and events within the hotel.
  • Ensure that all functions are set as stated in floorplans and packing up of setups 
  • Evening and daytime hours available.
  • A focus and ability to consistently deliver a great customer experience.
  • Looking to grow and progress your career within a reputable company.

Benefits & perks

  • Renowned for our refreshingly local, down-to-earth experiences. 
  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job. 
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, JUCY Snooze and more. 
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more. 
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo. 
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network. 
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.  
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.  

Skills & experience

  • Experience in food and beverage with events a must
  • Great customer service
  • Professional presentation
  • Punctual and reliable

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